South Africa

Political unrest? In Zimbabwe, the game must go on

Bisma Ahmed reports from Harare, where cricket continues as normal despite significant political unrest in the country as Zimbabwe prepare to host New Zealand - with the tour set to go ahead as scheduled.
13 July 2016

Vernon Philander to make a return for South Africa A

Fast bowler Vernon Philander is all set to play his first international match in eight months when he takes the field for South Africa A against Zimbabwe A in Harare on Saturday.
9 July 2016

CSE helps stars of the future hone their skills

The Cricket School of Excellence continued their commitment to active township talent development in South Africa by hosting 70 young cricketers for a camp in Cape Town in late June.
5 July 2016

ECB announces summer 2017 international schedule

The England and Wales Cricket Board on Friday has announced the international schedule for 2017 summer with home series against Ireland, South Africa, and West Indies.
1 July 2016

Australia retain number one position in ODIs after tri-series win

After beating West Indies in the final of the recently concluded tri-series, Australia have managed to retain their position at the top of the ICC One-Day International Team Rankings despite losing a point.
28 June 2016

Jason Holder proud of West Indies' performance in tri-series

West Indies captain Jason Holder has said that he is extremely proud of the way the team performed in the ongoing tri-series to reach the final of the tournament.
26 June 2016

Darren Bravo century powers West Indies into finals

A 156-run stand for the fifth wicket between Darren Bravo and Kieron Pollard laid the platform for West Indies' 100-run victory over South Africa in the ninth match of the tri-series in Barbados which ensured them a spot in the final along with Australia.
25 June 2016

West Indies need to start well and finish strong - Jason Holder

West Indies captain Jason Holder has stressed the importance of performing well in the first 10 overs and thereafter putting on a strong display in the death overs in their must-win clash against South Africa on Friday.
24 June 2016

Jason Holder doubtful for must-win clash against South Africa

West Indies skipper Jason Holder is a doubtful starter for the must-win tri-series clash against South Africa in Barbados on Friday after he injured his hamstring during the game against Australia on Tuesday.
22 June 2016

Mignon du Preez quits South Africa Women's team captaincy

South Africa Women's team skipper Mignon du Preez has decided to step down from the role with immediate effect in order to concentrate on her batting.
22 June 2016

Jason Holder demands consistency from West Indies

West Indies skipper Jason Holder has urged his team to come up with consistent performances in the remaining games of the tri-series with an eye on securing a berth in the final.
21 June 2016

England's chance to go past Sri Lanka in ICC ODI rankings

The upcoming One-Day International series presents hosts England with an opportunity to leapfrog Sri Lanka in the International Cricket Council ODI team rankings.
21 June 2016

Rain forces Australia-South Africa encounter to be abandoned

Persistent rain led to the abandonment of the seventh match in the tri-series between Australia and South Africa in Barbados with each team sharing two points apiece.
19 June 2016

Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Starc return for South Africa encounter

Australia have included Glenn Maxwell and Mitchell Starc in the playing XI in the place of Travis Head and Nathan Coulter-Nile for the Sunday's encounter against South Africa in Barbados in the ongoing tri-series in the West Indies.
19 June 2016

West Indies drop Jerome Taylor for final leg of tri-series

The West Indies selectors have dropped fast bowler Jerome Taylor from the One-Day International squad for the final leg of the ongoing tri-series against South Africa and Australia.
18 June 2016

Tahir takes seven as South Africa leap to top of table

Hashim Amla's splendid century was followed by a career-best seven-wicket haul from Imran Tahir as South Africa bundled West Indies out for 204 to secure a massive 139-run win in the sixth match of the tri-series, which took them to the top of the points table.
16 June 2016

David Warner to miss remainder of tri-series with broken finger

Australian opening batsman David Warner has been ruled out of the tri-series in the Caribbean after suffering a broken finger during the encounter against South Africa in St Kitts on Sunday.
12 June 2016

Darren Bravo wants to make his starts count

West Indies batsman Darren Bravo regrets that he has not converted his starts and is keen to get a big score for the team in the fifth match of the ongoing tri-series against Australia.
12 June 2016

Denesh Ramdin expects high scoring encounters in St. Kitts

West Indies wicket-keeper batsman Denesh Ramdin has predicted high-scoring matches in St. Kitts, where the hosts will take on South Africa and Australia in the second leg of the ongoing tri-series.
12 June 2016

Bowlers script convincing win for Australia after Warner century

After David Warner continued his sublime form with a splendid century, the Australian bowlers bowled South Africa out for 252 runs in 47.4 overs in a chase of 289 runs to secure a comfortable 36-run victory in the fourth match of the tri-series in St Kitts.
12 June 2016